Ryan Crowther, CFA

Ryan Crowther, CFA

Vice President, Portfolio Manager

Summary
Location Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Tenure 2008

Ryan Crowther is a vice president, portfolio manager at Franklin Bissett Investment Management and has been with the organization since 2008. Mr. Crowther shares co-lead manager responsibilities of the Franklin Bissett Canadian Dividend Strategies (2011), including Franklin Bissett Dividend Income Fund (2011) and Franklin Bissett Canadian Dividend Fund (2011). Mr. Crowther's analyst responsibilities include coverage of the materials sector.

Mr. Crowther joined Franklin Bissett in 2008 as an equity analyst and was appointed to his current position in June 2011. His previous research responsibilities have included equity research coverage for the materials, energy infrastructure, utilities and retail sectors.

Prior to joining Franklin Bissett, Mr. Crowther was a research associate and analyst at an investment boutique from 2002 to 2007, with coverage of companies in the industrials and materials sectors, among others. From 1999 to 2002, Mr. Crowther played a business development role in a Vancouver-based internet services provider and was a founding partner of a domain registration company.

Mr. Crowther holds a bachelor of commerce from the University of British Columbia. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder.